[This post contains 11 images] I was one of those artists who avoided painting roses for many years. The first few miserable attempts I made, I found myself drowning in petals. It was all too confusing to say the least - the way the petals slip in behind each other - the gentle tapering curves... Continue Reading →
I keep digital art 'real', and would be able to recreate each creation onto canvas using brush and paint.
I love tea and coffee; coffee in the mornings, and the rest of the day I drink tea. No wonder I painted a couple of cups of tea and just one coffee. Maybe I should be eating more apples than drinking tea - I guess this went through my mind as I painted. The featured... Continue Reading →
Like many other artists, I do not like been taken away from my studio, just in case I am inspired to do something - and that something would have to be done now! So when I have to go visiting, which I do enjoy, I try to combine art and the trip. Flower Design I... Continue Reading →
Lilies always make good subjects for art. There are so many varieties and colours of lilies. They can be described as elegant, calm, vibrant, fiery, and peaceful. There is a lily for every mood. I painted the above lilies in different styles (abstract to classic) using different mediums, i.e. oil, watercolour, gouache, and acrylic. I have... Continue Reading →
I have been painting for many years, and have just about painted everything using most mediums in a number of different styles from realistic to abstract. I love to experiment. The paintings here are a study with inks, and the challenge was to paint without any set-up, planning or drawing guide - no pencil or eraser... Continue Reading →